Vail Bloom was born in Boston and grew up in Connecticut and Florida. She studied architecture at Princeton University, but became interested in acting when a fellow student asked her to star in a short film. She also performed on stage with an innovative company called "diSiac" and starred in other student projects while in college.
Before landing the role on Y&R, Bloom appeared in the film Finishing the Game, in which she played a casting assistant who is in charge of finding martial arts star Bruce Lee's replacement. She also guest-starred in an episode of Las Vegas.
The daughter of a high school guidance counselor and a businessman/college professor, Vail enjoys mentoring young people, and tutors middle and high school students on her days off. She also enjoys hiking and running in her spare time.
PLACE OF BIRTH: Boston, Massachusetts